|ICSC: 0196 (April 2006)
|Bromic acid, sodium salt
| CAS #: 7789-38-0
| UN #: 1494
|EC Number: 232-160-4
|FIRE & EXPLOSION
|Not combustible but enhances combustion of other substances. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Risk of fire and explosion on contact with combustible substances or reducing agents.
|NO contact with combustible substances or reducing agents.
|Use water in large amounts.
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!
|Cough. Sore throat. See Ingestion.
|Use local exhaust or breathing protection.
|Fresh air, rest. Refer for medical attention.
|Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
|Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection if powder.
|First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
|Abdominal pain. Diarrhoea. Drowsiness. Laboured breathing. Nausea. Vomiting. Deafness. Unconsciousness. See Effects of long-term or repeated exposure.
|Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
|Rinse mouth. Give a slurry of activated charcoal in water to drink. Refer for medical attention .
|CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
|Personal protection: particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Do NOT absorb in saw-dust or other combustible absorbents. Sweep spilled substance into covered sealable containers. If appropriate, moisten first to prevent dusting. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.
According to UN GHS Criteria
DANGERMay cause fire or explosion; strong oxidizer
Causes damage to kidneys and nervous system if swallowed
|Separated from combustible substances and reducing agents. See Chemical Dangers.
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
|Will turn shock-sensitive if contaminated with organic substances, metals and carbon.
Rinse contaminated clothing with plenty of water because of fire hazard.
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